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Archive for the ‘Philosophy & Religion’ Category

Posted by BlueStateMan On Oct - 30 - 2009 20 COMMENTS

The Huffington Post has sparked a national blatherfest with a series of posts by self-help guru Marcus Buckingham, which Arianna, in her trademark breathless fashion, blurbs as “the sad, shocking truth about how women are feeling.”

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Sep - 30 - 2009 6 COMMENTS

According to end timers who quote many mythical (religious) references the world is suppose to end 2012. This is one of the reason many right wing end time believers think President Obama is the anti-Christ. To be fair it seems like every president since Nixon has been dubbed as the […]

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Sep - 12 - 2009 15 COMMENTS

Bush used what he called patriotism as a wedge to defend his disastrous policies.  But he was not being patriotic he was being nationalistic.  The difference between the two are often conflated by those like Bush and Cheney that want to use the word patriotism for political ends. NATIONALISTS, follow […]

Posted by FlyingLotus On Aug - 23 - 2009 9 COMMENTS

I was working one day, waiting for a vintage store to open on Hollywood Blvd. As I waited I saw across the street a man, grey hair and beard, in his sixties.He had crutches, his right leg was amputated at the knee.His clothes, jeans and a white t-shirt were dirty.He […]

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Aug - 7 - 2009 1 COMMENT

Our species most unique strength is our ability to reason. Our species gravest weakness is our tendency to rationalize.

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 10 - 2009 3 COMMENTS

It seems far too many Americans live by the phrase, “Don’t pee on my leg and tell me it’s raining…unless you’re really, really convincing.”

Many people WANT to be sold on bullshit, they just don’t like thinking about things that make them feel bad or insecure and welcome any and all attempts to re-label reality. This is endemic in politics but just as intertwined in most other parts of society.

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 30 - 2009 1 COMMENT

Dear God, We humbly write to you, our great and omnipotent Lord because we’re not sure you’re aware of what’s been happening lately. We’ve done everything to follow what you want. We hate all the right people. We promote Christian values especially when we cheat on our wives, get caught […]

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Jun - 17 - 2009 7 COMMENTS

One of the most disturbing aspects of the von Brunn shooting incidence at the Holocaust Museum is that von Brunn is part of the anti-Fed woo woo movement. Unfortunately the woo woo movement is not restricted to the far right wing. It has now become part of radical leftist conspiracy mythology as well.

Posted by KevenSeven On Jun - 6 - 2009 8 COMMENTS

For me there is nothing more tedious than a jingoistic expression of pride in America.    The less often one needs to say that America is the greatest nation ever, the more likely it is to be true. Now I need to figure out how to insert a photo…..

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